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Tax Department and Utility Department contact numbers

The City is experiencing difficulties with our telephone system. We continue to work with our vendors diligently to try to return the system to normal service. However, in the meantime, to reach the Tax Department call 606-424-9022 and to reach utility or other city offices, please call one of our customer service representatives at the following numbers:

606-444-5109
606-794-1667
606-794-1648
606-794-1623

Thank you for your patience.

CITY OFFICES CLOSED ON GOOD FRIDAY

All City administrative offices are closed on Friday, April 10 in observance of Good Friday. Staff will return to working remotely on Monday, April 13 at 8:30 am.

In an emergency, call 911. To report utility problems or other non-emergency situations, call 606-437-5111

TENNIS COURTS HAVE BEEN CLOSED DUE TO COVID19

The City of Pikeville has closed all tennis courts due to the COVID19.

Pikeville Medical Center COVID-19 Website

Pikeville Medical Center has developed a COVID-19 website as a resource regarding the virus. The following link provides information developed by PMC to educate and serve the community and region.

https://www.pikevillehospital.org/covid19/

EXECUTIVE ORDER EXTENDING APRIL 15, 2020 DEADLINE TO FILE NET PROFIT LICENSE TAX RETURNS TO JULY 15, 2020

EXECUTIVE ORDER EXTENDING
APRIL 15, 2020 DEADLINE TO
FILE NET PROFIT LICENSE TAX
RETURNS

WHEREAS, on March 13, 2020 President Donald J. Trump declared a national state of emergency in response to the coronavirus, COVID-19, pandemic; and
WHEREAS, on March 6, 2020 Governor Andy Beshear declared a state of emergency in Kentucky in response to the first documented case of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19; and
WHEREAS, the Treasury Department and IRS did on March 21, 2020 announced that the federal income tax filing due date is automatically extended from April 15, 2020, to July 15, 2020. Taxpayers can also defer federal income tax payments due on April 15, 2020, to July 15, 2020, without penalties and interest, regardless of the amount owed. This deferment applies to all taxpayers, including individuals, trusts and estates, corporations and other non-corporate tax filers as well as those who pay self-employment tax.
For further reference see:

https://www.irs.gov/newsroom/tax-day-now-july-15-treasury-irs-extend-filing-deadline-and-federal-tax-payments-regardless-of-amount-owed; and

WHEREAS, At the direction of Governor Beshear, the Kentucky Department of Revenue (DOR) will adopt most of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) income tax relief described in recent Internal

Revenue Service (IRS) Notice 2020-18. For further reference see: https://revenue.ky.gov/Pages/2019NovelCoronavirus.aspx

WHEREAS, Mayor James Carter, has determined that the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, presents a
severe and complex threat to the public health, safety, and welfare of citizens that extraordinary emergency measures are warranted pursuant to KRS 39A.100 (2) and KRS 39B.070; and
WHEREAS, it is necessary for Mayor Carter to extend the April 15, 2020 deadline to file with the City of Pikeville NET PROFIT LICENSE TAX RETURN until July 15, 2020 because the preparation of federal income tax returns are necessary to prepare and file with the City of Pikeville a NET PROFIT LICENSE TAX RETURN.
I, James Carter duly elected Mayor of the City of Pikeville do hereby pursuant to K.R.S. 39A.100(2) declare a State of Emergency to exist within the City of Pikeville Pursuant to the authority vested in my office pursuant to KRS 39A.100(2) I do hereby order and direct as follows:
A. That the NET PROFIT LICENSE TAX RETURN filing due date is automatically extended from April 15, 2020, to July 15, 2020.
B. Taxpayers can also defer net profit tax payments due on April 15, 2020, to July 15, 2020, without penalties and interest, regardless of the amount owed. This deferment applies to all taxpayers, including individuals, trusts and estates, corporations and other non-corporate tax filers.
C. Taxpayers do not need to file any additional forms or call the City of Pikeville to qualify for this automatic net profit license return tax filing and payment relief. Individual taxpayers who need additional time to file beyond the July 15 deadline, can request a filing extension. Call the Tax Department if you need assistance filing a request for an extension beyond the July 15 deadline.
D. No other tax filings, reporting and payment requirement are deferred. All monthly and quarterly report remain due and payable.

Executive Order Extending Deadline

PIKEVILLE CITY PARK CLOSING

For safety precautions associated with COVID-19, the City of Pikeville has closed all playgrounds until the state emergency is lifted. The parks including fields, tennis courts, track, multi-use trail, and other features and amenities remain open for use

PIKEVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT LOBBY CLOSING

Due to the COVID-19, the Pikeville Police Department lobby will be CLOSEDon Wednesday, March 18 until further notice.

If you have an Emergency dial 911.

If you need to speak to an officer or dispatch use the phone located outside the building.

If you need a collision report or a case report, please use the websites below to access your reports.

Collision Report:

www.buycrash.com

 

Crime Report:

www.buycrimes.com

 

  • Please allow 7-10 business days for your reports to be completed.
  • Use the Local Codeto find your reports on the websites.

Our fingerprinting services are also suspended until further notice.

We are sorry for the inconvenience; this is a protective measure to keep our citizens and officers safe from the risk of exposure.

 

Thank you,

Pikeville Police Department

March 17, 2020- A Message from the City of Pikeville regarding Hillbilly Days

March 17, 2020- A Message from the City of Pikeville regarding Hillbilly Days

Due to the rapidly evolving novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation in the U.S. and the potential impact it has here in our community, we have decided to cancel our annual Hillbilly Days event to prevent the spread of infection.

We do not make this decision lightly as we know this is a beloved event that we look forward to every year, but we feel it is best to protect the health and well-being of our residents, guests and the staff involved in bringing this event to life.

For any questions regarding the cancellation, please reach out to Pikeville City Manager, Philip Elswick at Philip.elswick@pikevilleky.gov.

A Message from the City of Pikeville regarding City Services

Due to the rapidly evolving novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation in the U.S. and the potential impact it has here in our community, the City of Pikeville has decided to transition the city’s administrative offices to remote work beginning on Wednesday, March 18. We feel this is the best course of action to prevent the spread of coronavirus and to keep our employees safe.

 

While City Hall and the Office of Economic Development will be closed to in-person visits, our staff will be working from home to address ongoing needs and ensure all city services are still running smoothly. Here are some important points you should know:

  • All calls made during normal business hours will be answered by a member of our team working remotely.
  • Residents can pay bills, get city permits and connect/disconnect utility services via pikevilleky.gov or by calling our staff.
  • The drop box outside City Hall will be checked daily and can be used to pay bills that would normally be dropped off in-person.

 

Mayor Carter stated, “Residents can be confident in knowing that our staff remains available to address your questions and ensure all needs are met during this temporary change in operation. Continuing to provide high quality service is our utmost priority.”

 

Though doors at City Hall and the Office of Economic Development will not be open for visits, we know it is more important than ever to continue with our public City Commission Meetings. We are working to find a way to conduct the March 23rdmeeting in a manner that protects the health and well-being of all involved, but is also accessible to the public. More information on how you can join the Commission Meeting will be announced prior to the scheduled meeting on March 23rd.

 

For any questions regarding this closure, please reach out by phone to 606-437-5100 or visit pikevilleky.gov.

 

City Services.pdf

CITY HALL CLOSED EFFECTIVE WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18, 2020 UNITL FURTHER NOTICE

To do our part to protect our community, City Hall is closing until further notice.

We want to assure the safety of our residents and employees remains our highest priority.

After reviewing the current situation with the COVID-19, and the assembly bans instituted by Center of Disease Control (CDC), we are closed to the public at this time. All emergency services are still operational and available when needed.

You may conduct business by:

Phone: (606) 437-5100

Mail:

City of Pikeville

243 Main Street

Pikeville, KY 41501

 

Payment drop box outside City Hall.

 

City Hall Closing Announcement



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